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David Gelles' Mindful Work just came out! Insightful and filled with research, it brings together his work as a business reporter with 15 years of experience as a meditator, and shows how the mindfulness revolution is transforming the business world for the better. ‪#‎ReadingRec‬

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The book that Steve Jobs asked to be given out at his memorial was not a business manual, not a book about tech innovation, but The Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda, one of the people who helped popularize meditation in the West.

This woman turned her love of country music into a way to fight cancer. #ThirdMetric

Jim Kim, President of the World Bank: Let's be the generation that ends poverty.

Let's Be the Generation That Ends Poverty

Prison quotas push lawmakers to fill beds, derail reform.

Controversial 'Lockup Quotas' Fuel Private Prison Profits

A wonderful piece on parenting by Lisa Belkin: Losing My Parenting Superpowers.

After 9/11, Americans undermined national security.

Why our ideas about work and happiness are backwards.

Why Our Ideas about Work and Happiness Are Backwards

US Dept of Education lets borrowers default on student loans, ignoring helpful alternatives.

Borrowers Default On Student Loans Despite Viable Alternatives

New research shows unscheduled interruptions at work leave people more exhausted and more prone to make errors.

Why following your bliss won't lead to bliss by Rob Asghar.

Why Following Your Bliss Won't Lead To Bliss

Lincoln may have abolished slavery, but '12 Years a Slave' still has a message for our times.

Jaweed Kaleem writes about a challenge steeper than any exam--keeping alive life's big questions after graduation.

Healthy lifestyle changes could lengthen your telomeres.

Elton John on his addiction to working: "I'm basically killing myself by traveling so much, for no reason whatsoever."

Sequestration ushers in a dark age for science in America.

The Coming Dark Age For Science In America

The rise of compassionate management (finally)

Women who fought to overcome gender discrimination at work are now being sidelined because of their age.

The women who won our workplace rights are being forgotten